Few assignments are more daunting for hoops scribes than handling the postgame duties with San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. Win or lose, it's seemingly always an uncomfortable situation. But that uncomfortable feeling reachesShow More Summary
Poor Usher, if only he had known that Nashville is a city and not a state, then maybe he could have been the coach of season 4's winner of The Voice. Instead, the honor went to the now 3-time defending champion Blake Shelton when his 16-year-old wunderkind Danielle Bradbery was named The Voice. Show More Summary
With offseason workouts completed for most teams, the calendar has reached the point at which players have free time — and coaches and General Managers spend most of their free time worrying about getting a phone call regarding a player who has found trouble. At some point in the past day or so, Patriots coach…
In just a few weeks, the Philadelphia Eagles will start their first training camp with their brand-spankin'-new head coach. The excitement level in Philadelphia is extremely high, because things had become stagnant under Andy Reid and Chip Kelly brings a very fresh feel to the City of Brotherly Love. Show More Summary
Amazingly enough, the guy called Kickalicious is more than just a gimmick. Norwegian kicker Havard Rugland, who surprised even himself when his Youtube video of trick shots earned him a shot at Lions camp, has impressed coaches there. “He’s obviously got a strong leg,” Lions coach Jim Schwartz said, via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press.…
News and notes from around the interweb: Hertz still hasn’t solved the Jerry Seinfeld problem: When taking the reservation doesn’t actually hold the reservation. US Airways is rolling out online pre-order o paid meals in coach. You’ll no longer need to game their IT system to be able to have this. You can comment on [...]Show More Summary
Navy has had a winning season in four of the five years under coach Kevin Niumatalolo and fans should not expect anything less in 2013. Navy Midshipmen ranked No. 68 in the Orlando Sentinel's preseason college football rankings.
My wife, Gail, and I have been married for thirty-five years. She is my lover, my best friend, and my coach. But a few months ago we had a doozy of a fight. As I was reflecting on that experience, I thought to myself, How can we avoid slipping into this same conflict in the [...]
Season 4 winner of "The Voice," Danielle Bradbery, opens up on how it felt to win and why Blake Shelton is such a successful coach.
This year I am coaching a group of talented 11 year old players. The kind of guys who one day hope to play professional cricket over 4 or 5 days. Bur right now they are 11 years old and have only played 20 overs. This season they have had to jump up to playing 40 over games as well. It's a big jump in required levels of stamina and concentration. Show More Summary
Yesterday we reported on the amazing war of words between Iran coach Carlos Queiroz and his South Korean counterpart Choi Kang-hee before the nation’s World Cup qualifier in Seoul on Tuesday. In the end both Iran and South Korea qualified for the 2014 World Cup after the Iranians secured a 1-nil win away from home, but the scenes at [...]
Bookies say Southgate best placed to take helm of youth squad due to ability to build relations with clubs One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 08:04 ON Wed 19 Jun 2013 GARETH Southgate and Michael Appleton are the favourites to succeed Stuart Pearce as manager of the England Under-21 side when his contract expires at the end of the month. Show More Summary
With Carlo Ancelotti now finally set to arrive at Real Madrid as new coach of the Spanish giants, Madrid-based paper AS lead today with the news that president Florentino Perez will now accelerate his summer transfer plans. Ancelotti will take over once Fabio Capello is installed as PSG coach today and Perez will then move [...]
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich now has to find a way to motivate his team for Game 7 after they were 5 seconds away from beating the Miami Heat and winning the NBA title in Game 6. So how will he do it? The notoriously media-adverse Popovich was asked that very question at his postgame press conference. Show More Summary
Third time's a charm! Or in "Voice" coach Blake Shelton's case, the third time is yet another charm. Yes, for the third season in a row, the country star was named the winning coach on NBC's singing competition when America crowned country...Show More Summary
The Voice‘s fourth season has come to a close with its finale on Tuesday (June 18) and the winner has been announced! Coach Blake Shelton came into the finale with two contestants, Usher with one, and Shakira and Adam Levine both had zero. In the final performance round last night, each contestant sang a highlight [...]
Those Celtics-Clippers trade talks involving Doc Rivers, Kevin Garnett, DeAndre Jordan and others look to be dead. This is routine for the players involved, but it's uncommon ground for a coach. Are Rivers and the team on awkward terms? Read more...
Coaches never forget the losses. Every coach can tell you about a loss that haunts them for the rest of their career. Sometimes a championship down the road can ease the pain, but not entirely. In a tournament as fickle as the NCAA tournament, it's going to happen eventually. Show More Summary
Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker haven’t even taken their first collegiate shots yet, but the never-ending cycle of NCAA basketball recruiting is already shifting to focus on the next crop of superstars-to-be. As coaches evaluate the...Show More Summary
Leo Frincu knows motivation. Growing up in poverty in the final days of communist Romania, he managed to become a world champion wrestler by the time he was 18 years old. Frincu completely started over to chase the dream of freedom in the United States, quitting his job on the national team. Show More Summary